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Captain Splendid
captain-splendid
May 6
2

Farrell was the best part of that film. Would love to see more of that character.

May 6
12

I feel like Bautista earned a lifetime pass with Gunn and can pretty much get cast in any Gunn project moving forward, if he wants it. Read more

May 6
11

I rewatched this recently and really enjoyed it - definitely stronger than Life Aquatic and probably better than Anderson’s last couple. I see the complaint about its relationship to India, but I think it’s clear we’re basically stuck in the very limited perspective of the main characters (it reminds me a little of Read more

May 6
9

I feel uneasy about these shows because many of these people are essentially low-key gentrifiers who are pricing people of low income out of nice neighborhoods. I used to watch one show where they were clearly buying up foreclosed properties in a specific neighborhood and turning them into quirky yet banal expensive co Read more

May 6
7

You might, I don’t think we’re gonna.

May 6
8

Counterpoint from someone who grew up in small towns and vacationed with foolish parents in other “charming” small resort towns: Read more

May 6
18

Have you sampled Apple TV+? It’s a bit cheaper than Paramount, but outside of their still pretty paltry amount of original content and some Peanuts cartoons, there’s literally nothing. No back catalog at all. If you want to watch anything else, you have to rent it.

May 6
11

The MCU is such a Disney thing now its weird to remember that Paramount owns a share of all of Phase 1.   Surprised Disney has not just rolled a van of money up to them to buy that out already

May 6
2

It would have been better if, whenever Hopper acted unnecessarily violent or aggressive it just backfired. Like if the Russian scientist just ran rather than stay put like he anticipated.

May 6
1

You nailed it. I recently read one of his books and had to take breaks from the smarm. I love him in so many things. But it’s a love like you have for an uncle who can’t help making jokes, asides, and funny sounds all the time. Having that other person or group balances him out.

May 6
11

What really got people upset, as I recall, is that besides the occasional line from Nancy it seemed like no one ever noticed she was gone. As that one Tonight Show sketch put it, “No search party for Barb, no fake corpse stuffed with cotton for Barb!”

May 6
6

That is the age-old shorthand for "Western". It's been around as a thing for decades.